Trumpkins: Carving Donald Trump's Face Into Pumpkins Is All the Rage This Halloween

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Isaac Hepworth photographed this "Trumpkin" at the McGuckin Hardware store in Boulder, Colorado. Isaac Hepworth/@IsaacH

What with all the Donald Trump wigs, costumes and now pumpkins, the Republican presidential candidate and reality television host has become the boss of Halloween.

There's no denying that Trump's hair style and skin tone lends itself particularly well to the jack-o-lantern form. Trumpkins, as they've come to be known, come in all shapes and sizes.

There are hairy ones:

Nothing says Happy Halloween like a family-friendly "trumpkin" on your doorstep: pic.twitter.com/HDXtAfxc5j

— Timothy Kleiser (@timothy_kleiser) October 17, 2015

Thanks to @darbysmart for the creative direction on this fall's jack-o-lantern. http://t.co/hJptVNoytW #Trump2016 pic.twitter.com/GQ294UKvOm

— Mary Louise Tighe (@mary_kenkel) October 5, 2015

Introducing.... THE TRUMPKIN!!!#TRUMPKIN pic.twitter.com/2nYq4Xm8Pb

— Nick Johnston (@NickJohnston101) October 5, 2015

trump face and trumpkin. #trumpkinforprez #itsgonnabeuuuge #uuuge pic.twitter.com/NFCvkgkoDX

— Haley Spell (@HaleyCantSpell) October 5, 2015

trumpkin 🎃 pic.twitter.com/BYV6NasJZa

— Mountain Drew™ (@DrewCoel) October 6, 2015

Intricate ones:

Trumpkin pumpkin. pic.twitter.com/5CXCAWUmoT

— Ho-Ho-Hans Gruber (@thatbillokeefe) October 7, 2015

I knew this was coming #Trumpkin pic.twitter.com/J4yUbVGgkd

— Luke Warm (@LukewarmC) October 5, 2015

HUGE! Check out this addition to grampa's pumpkin gallery: The Trumpkin! @realDonaldTrump pic.twitter.com/FybZAew4Gn

— Grampa Bardeen (@GrampaBardeen) October 23, 2015

The rare painted Trumpkin:

Protestors outside of the Trump event in #Iowa brought a homemade "Donald Trumpkin." #IACaucus pic.twitter.com/Sk3eCzejne

— Danny Freeman (@DannyEFreeman) October 7, 2015

Congrats to @elisssaaaa for Donald Trumpkin! You won the PumpkinFest social contest! Hurry back for your prizes! pic.twitter.com/Aywf1DrSRr

— TailGate Brewery (@TailGateBrewery) October 5, 2015

Of course, there's an Apprentice themed Trumpkin:

@realDonaldTrump Have you seen the Donald Trumpkin??!! It's a YUGE hit! pic.twitter.com/MxbIFpBt8y

— 🌸 President-Elect Pink Lady 4 Trump 🌸 (@pink_lady56) October 9, 2015

At the University of Virginia, there's a Trumpkin patch:

Third Trumpkin joins the student-carved Trumpkin Patch on the @UVA Lawn. pic.twitter.com/G5S8pCjOjw

— Larry Sabato (@LarrySabato) October 9, 2015

HUGE. It's a miracle...grow. Fourth Trumpkin arrives in the Trumpkin Patch on the @UVA Lawn. pic.twitter.com/pwjBaqAFr8

— Larry Sabato (@LarrySabato) October 9, 2015

But Trump isn't the only candidate with a custom gourd:

Behold the #TRUMPKIN. Political pumpkins created by #JohnKettman from La Salle, Illinois. #PoliticalPumpkins pic.twitter.com/IczWkazCQz

— Jenny Milkowski (@jennymilk) October 6, 2015

Let's make Halloween great again, folks.